Camp Leaders in America

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Camp Leaders in America

from £299
Duration: 9 weeks
Countries: United States of America
Work in the USA at one of over 500 summer camps with children of all ages. With hundreds of roles available there’s something for everyone.

Camp Leaders in America

Camp Leaders is the biggest and best independently owned summer camp and cultural exchange provider running since 1999. Camp Leaders offer paid residential placements in one of 500 camps across the US. From s'mores round the campfire, long days in the lake getting tanned and the best time ever, summer camp is everything you'll imagine it to be and more. Once you're done at camp you'll have 30 days to travel throughout the US with your newly found mates.

Every single one of our staff has been to camp before so we like to think we know what we're talking about. In fact, we've have worked in every type of camp imaginable, from Faith-Based, Special Needs, Equestrian, Underprivileged, Performing Arts, Weight loss, Sports and Day camps to the classic, all American, traditional, Independent summer camps. When it comes to genuine camp experience, we lead the way.

Types of Roles:

Work as a camp counselor which involves living and working with the campers. Your day will involve caring for the children. You'll supervise the children at meal times, in the bunk and at night-time. You may also be asked to lead an acivity area at camp so whether you have mad sports skills, your handy with arts and crafts or you are a keen horse rider, with over 100 jobs available there is something for everyone at camp. 

Working with kids not quite your thing? Why not work behind the scenes as support staff? Support staff are involved in everything that makes camp run from working in the kitchen, cleaning and even office based roles. It's a great opportunity to gain some international work experience. Salary for these roles is a little higher than for a camp counselor and you'll also get more free time to get involved in the activities of camp.

What's Included?:

  • Return transatlantic flights
  • Between $800-$1500 pay
  • Up to 90 days' medical insurance
  • Visa assistance and sponsorship
  • Award-winning customer service,
  • Preparation and guidance through the process
  • 24-hour support whilst in the USA
  • Up to a month of travel after camp

Application Process:

To apply you need to complete a short initial application telling us who you are and some other basic details. When you're ready just pay your £49 programme deposit to secure your face-to-face interview with one of our hundred nation-wide interviewers. From there Camp Leaders offer full support to apply for your visa and secure you your placement at camp. You'll also have the opportunity to attend the Camp Leaders Job Fairs across the country in January and our pre-departure orinetations in April and May.


  • Age 18 by June 1st 2017
  • Clean Criminal Background
  • Fluent English speaker
  • Available for 9 weeks and able to depart prior to June 19th
  • Active interest in working with children

Travel & Explore:

With the opportunity to travel all across the US for up to 30 days after you've finished your camp contract, this is an opportunity not to be missed. Now's your opportunity to see the cities that litter pop culture, stand in New York's Time Square, experience Madri Gras in New Orleans, gamble your salary in Las Vegas, or even see the sunrise over the Grand Canyon, you can do it all.

You'll travel with your newly found mates or you can even book on to the exclusive Camp Leaders Treks with a 15% discount to boot! 


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